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*TPreston
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Vehicle turning radius templates/info

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01-13-2003 11:38 PM
Can anyone direct me to any websites that might have downloadable blocks or
info on turning radius/paths for different types of vehicles? Specifically,
I am interested in semi-tractor/trailer info.
*Lincoln, Tracy W.
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info

01-13-2003 11:47 PM in reply to: *TPreston
http://www.transoftsolutions.com

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*Elrod, Kent
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info

01-14-2003 01:30 AM in reply to: *TPreston
File sent, hope it helps.
Kent
"TPreston" wrote in message
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> Can anyone direct me to any websites that might have downloadable blocks
or
> info on turning radius/paths for different types of vehicles?
Specifically,
> I am interested in semi-tractor/trailer info.
>
>
*Lincoln, Tracy W.
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01-14-2003 02:06 AM in reply to: *TPreston
Is that something posted in the Customer Files area?

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*Elrod, Kent
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01-14-2003 02:47 AM in reply to: *TPreston
yes it is now.

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Padave
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info

09-03-2008 08:31 AM in reply to: *TPreston
the site is no longer ,any other palces to look, maybe something on CAD?
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info

09-09-2008 07:19 AM in reply to: *TPreston
maybe this will be of help?
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info 8' x 20'

08-29-2009 01:42 AM in reply to: *TPreston
i m searching template for turning radius of a vehicle size 8' x 20'. any one who know ... help out
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info 8' x 20'

08-30-2009 06:43 PM in reply to: *TPreston
I know one can search for specific vehicle names in quotes, followed by a comma then the wheelbase. One can probably find track width, front overhang, turning radii, and location of the center of the carrier (tongue, whatever). We have modelled the behavior of tractor trailers with different trailer lengths for passage into and out of delivery zones. In the absence of that, the Graphic Standards contains some design guideline info. And there are some websites with free car and truck blocks....
I hope my info was useful, but if by some odd chance it actually solved your issue, feel free to mark your post as "Accept as Solution". Thanks! :smileyhappy:
*Dean Saadallah
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Re: Vehicle turning radius templates/info 8' x 20'

08-31-2009 05:17 AM in reply to: *TPreston
Do a web search for a product called AutoTurn. They have templates for
vehicle turning radius' for sell. Most Civil Engineering firms that do
traffic analysis will have AutoTurn and they might give you the radius.

Also, if you have Architectural Graphics Standards book (Chapter One,
General Planning and Design), you can draw your own.

You can also perform a Google search for other ideas.

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